05 Aug

Homeowners’ Associations: Fighting for Solar

There aren’t many reasons not to get a solar PV array installed on your rooftop, …

03 Aug

Group Net Metering: Community Solar’s Golden Ticket


Almost every state in the country has net metering laws on the books. But only …

31 Jul

Solar Leasing Raises Big Money


Two US solar installers that use the popular solar leasing model to support residential and …

24 Jul

Solar Power in the Developing World

Solar Energy World

Renewable energy is a goal for many developed countries, including the United States. Plugging into …

17 Jul

Next Target for Cheap Solar Panels: Japan

Green Chip Stocks

Japan has set a very lucrative solar Feed in Tariff which can give an IRR …

12 Jul

Calculating Solar Panel Output

Solar Power Rocks

The amount of electricity a solar panel produces depends on three main things: the amount …

11 Jul

India Solar Companies: Quality Below Par?

Green Chip Stocks

Indian states continue to award solar power projects to big developers like Welspun Energy, Moser …

09 Jul

In Focus: Solar Maintenance Companies

Green Chip Stocks

Solar Panels are exposed to the environment – sun, wind, dust, rain etc.   Solar panels …

06 Jul

Heating Up PV for More Power


Well, at least for amorphous silicon photovoltaics (PVs). While solar photovoltaics swelter under the summer …

05 Jul

Are Solar Panels Commodities?

Greentech Media

Some people in the PV industry say that solar modules are commodities. If they’re right, …

14 Jun

How Clouds Affect Solar

Solar Power Rocks

While solar panels generate the most electricity on clear days with abundant sunshine (not surprisingly), …

13 Jun

What is the Life Expectancy of a Solar Module?

Go Green Solar

When customers invest in a solar system, they often wonder how long their modules will …